How the Internet is covering the Mumbai Terror Attacks

Posted on November 27, 2008 By pramitsingh Topic: Terrorism, Terrorism, Mumbaiterrorattack2008, Roundup, Social media, New media, Citizen journalism

Long live the hive mind! The power of the internet to capture information is manifested best during times of strife and special events. The Mumbai Terror Attacks are no exception:

Mainstream news coverage from India and around the world:
http://news.google.co.in/news?tab=wn&ned=in&hl=en&ned=in&q=attacks+mumbai&btnG=Search+News
http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&bcid=1238853482&bc_lang=en&ie=UTF-8&tab=bn&q=mumbai+terror+attacks+faq&as_drrb=q&as_qdr=h&as_mind=26&as_minm=11&as_maxd=27&as_maxm=11&nolr=1

Live News Video
NDTV 24*7: http://www.ndtv.com/convergence/ndtv/video/video_live.aspx?id=0
CNN - http://www.cnn.com/video/flashLive/live.html?stream=stream2
IBNLive - http://ibnlive.in.com/videos/video_streaming.php
In Hindi) http://www.in.com/videos/watchvideo-ibn7-1626406.html
TimesNOW TV channel: http://broadband.indiatimes.com/toivideolist/3761413.cms
Internet TV channels: http://www.tvnewsradio.com/internet-tv/internet-tv-india.ht

Photos:
In pictures: Mumbai attacks BBC

On Flickr: Vinu’s Flickr Photo Set “Bombay Blast”
http://flickr.com/photos/vinu/sets/72157610144709049/
http://flickr.com/photos/vinu/sets/72157610144709049/comments/
http://flickr.com/photos/vinu/

On Twitter:
Twitter - Mumbai: http://search.twitter.com/search?q=mumbai
Twitter - Bombay: http://search.twitter.com/search?q=bombay
Twitter - Breaking News: http://twitter.com/BreakingNewz
Twitter - Mumbai Attack:http://twitter.com/mumbaiattack
Twitter - aeropolowoman: http://twitter.com/aeropolowoman
#Mumbai ~ 1st Tweets Timeline & Chart … http://tweetip.us/lkphd

Liveblogging
Manish VIJ http://www.ultrabrown.com/posts/alive
Mahalo coverage http://www.mahalo.com/Mumbai_Terrorist_Attacks

Google Maps
http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?ie=UTF8&hl=en&msa=0&ll=18.922445,72.832242&spn=0.007054,0.007864&z=17&msid=105055855763538009401.00045c9d8b16af3ad1008

Geocommons Map
http://maker.geocommons.com/maps/1683

Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/26_November_2008_Mumbai_attacks

Youtube
http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Mumbai&search_sort=video_date_uploaded

Citizen Journalists

Global Voices Online special coverage by Neha Vishwanathan

Blogher coverage by Snigha

NowPublic coverage

GroundReport

Mumbai Metblogging

Amit Verma
Veteran blogger Amit Verma was in the South Mumbai locality when the attacks happened. His report is here.

Blogger Maitri Vatul's roundup

S.A.J.A. LIVE

Roundups
Kamala Bhatt has done a nice roundup of the Mumbai Terror attacks

Gaurav Mishra has done a roundup of how social media sites are covering the Mumbai Terror Attacks

Mainstream News Media
The New York Times: Among the Mainstream sites, the New York Times is asking readers to submit live accounts and other material.

The New York Times also has a nice Slideshow on the Mumbai Terror attacks

Related Bighow Stories:
A simpleguide to the Mumbai Terror attacks 2008
A list of timelines of major terror attacks in India and in Mumbai
Mumbai Terror Attacks: A Relief Directory - all useful helpline numbers and how to help
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